Scent

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Apr 2020

Scents of serenity: the luxury fragrances guaranteed to brighten any mood

There’s something about a favourite perfume or cologne that ignites the happiest memories; reminds us of elegant evenings out, a loved one’s signature scent, or just being ready to ta... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 11 Mar 2020

Can Malaysia’s contemporary luxury hotels live up to perfect memories of the nation’s historic hospitality?

Malaysia is a place I have always held close to my heart; the fond memories I have of a month spent in the country many moons ago are ones I have romanticised endlessly, that have shaped my life signi... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Feb 2020

A rose by any other name: The Dorchester celebrates Valentine's Day with a new designer rose

The Dorchester is well known for its signature scents and impressive lobby arrangements, but now the luxury Park Lane hotel has taken its floral focus one step further with the launch of 'The Dorc... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Feb 2020

How the Experimental Perfume Club has simplified the approach to bespoke fragrances

There are few things better than finding one's perfect scent and, thanks to the rising trend of bespoke perfumes, there's never been more choice when looking for a unique perfume that matches ... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Oct 2019

Why Portugal’s Serenity - The Art of Well Being is the go-to spa for a serene escape

Mental health and wellbeing is a daily endeavour, but the importance of taking time out to relax and recharge is a luxury worth taking. All too often actually putting this into practice... Read More

By Farzana Ali | 02 Sep 2019

The UK's finest fragrance houses reveal why the artisanal approach rules

The rules are out. As mass-produced fragrances continue to hit a sour note with discerning perfume wearers, the move towards prestige and niche fragrances continues to rise. And as more of us continue... Read More

By Julien James Davis | 20 Sep 2018

In pursuit of perfection: why Elegantes London is the ultimate family of luxury perfumes

A glorious cobalt sky hangs over a quiet, leafy street in Northern France. There, two gleaming Bentley Bentayga SUVs sit parked in front of the unassuming buidlings – perhaps... Read More

By Rose Adams | 20 Aug 2018

An entrepreneurial "concierge for fragrance" says bespoke beauty is the future

As the demand for bespoke beauty grows, it’s clear that personalisation is the future. No surprise then, that emerging brands are taking note. One scent-sational example is Sniph, a fragrance di... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 16 Aug 2018

Truefitt & Hill turns tradition on its head by creating an experience outside of time

The traditional men's haircut and wet shave. It's a staple in every true gentleman's grooming routine and, in leading establishments, a time to refresh and get back to your best. It can se... Read More

By Rose Adams | 07 Aug 2018

The sweet smell of success: Tempus talks to fragrance entrepreneur Nathalie Vinciguerra

To achieve success in your chosen field, it’s fundamental to live and breathe what you do – and no one knows this more than Nathalie Vinciguerra, founder of luxury fragrance brand Anima Vi... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 29 Mar 2018

Le Gemme Reali: Bulgari's bejewelled new perfume trio is fit for an empress

At Bulgari's elegant boutique on New Bond Street, a unique £900,000 platinum necklace adorned with precious emerald, rubies and rare sapphires sits on display in homage to the Byzantine Empr... Read More

By Peter Dean | 19 Feb 2018

With super premium vodkas on our radar, BeringIce offers a new taste of luxury

When Joe Gilmore, the legendary head barman of The Savoy's American Bar died two years ago, there was a fact in his obituary that stuck out like a cherry in a Martini. During the 1960s, the amount... Read More

By Rose Adams | 31 Jan 2018

Winter skin saviours: 5 luxury beauty essentials your skin will thank you for

This time of year can be tough on your complexion; indoor heat can dry out your pores while the harsh elements of the outdoors can strip the skin of essential oils and moisture - and that... Read More

By Rose Adams | 10 Jan 2018

A cut above the rest: How to perfect the traditional wet shave at home

The delicate art of traditional facial hair removal is having a moment this year, after enjoying a boom in popularity as men look to spending more time and money on improving the quality and expe... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Dec 2017

WIN! This luxury Lalique fragrance for a dreamy 2018 in our Countdown to Christmas

Day seven of Tempus' 12-day Countdown to Christmas giveaway, where you can win these exclusive luxury prizes to ring in 2018 in style. Here's the latest of our exclusive gifts: WIN! ... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Dec 2017

WIN! This At Home Box subscription marks the fifth day of our Countdown to Christmas giveaway

Day five of Tempus' 12-day Countdown to Christmas giveaway, where you can win these exclusive luxury prizes to ring in 2018 in style. Here's the latest of our exclusive gifts: WIN! A 6-mo... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Nov 2017

Christmas gifts for the merry gentlemen

All we want for Christmas...  What do you get the man who has everything? These luxury Christmas gift ideas might help! Read on to find our pick of the best gadgets, boxed gifts and fragrances fo... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 28 Nov 2017

Bond No.9's Laurice Rahmé tells us why the American parfumerie is a love letter to New York

When Laurice Rahmé founded Bond No.9, she was determined to bring the attitude of New York to her perfumes – quite a feat considering the distinct and diverse pockets of the sprawling U.S... Read More